Andreessen Horowitz’s Arianna Simpson on new crypto partnership

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Andreessen Horowitz’s Arianna Simpson on new crypto partnership” – below is their description. Arianna Simpson, Andreessen Horowitz partner, joins “TechCheck” to discuss why she joined Andreessen Horowitz and the new crypto partnership. CNBC Television YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please … Read more Andreessen Horowitz’s Arianna Simpson on new crypto partnership

JPMorgan buys ESG fintech platform OpenInvest

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “JPMorgan buys ESG fintech platform OpenInvest” – below is their description. JPMorgan Chase is buying fintech start-up OpenInvest, an investing platform backed by Andreessen Horowitz and founded by former employees of Bridgewater Associates. CNBC’s “Squawk Box” crew discusses. CNBC Television YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts … Read more JPMorgan buys ESG fintech platform OpenInvest

Andreessen Horowitz’s Katie Haun on new crypto fund, China’s crackdown

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Andreessen Horowitz’s Katie Haun on new crypto fund, China’s crackdown” – below is their description. Andreessen Horowitz is launching a multibillion-dollar fund to invest in a volatile ecosystem it’s betting will be as influential as the internet. The Silicon Valley venture capital firm, founded by Marc Andreessen and … Read more Andreessen Horowitz’s Katie Haun on new crypto fund, China’s crackdown

NFTs Brings Authenticity and Exclusivity to Digital Fashion

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “NFTs Brings Authenticity and Exclusivity to Digital Fashion” – below is their description. Of course the fashion world is interested in NFTs: In an industry obsessed with authenticity and exclusivity, a token that guarantees precisely those qualities makes perfect sense. Just how much sense you find in … Read more NFTs Brings Authenticity and Exclusivity to Digital Fashion

Coinbase IPO a Historic Moment: Andreessen Horowitz’s Haun

Bloomberg Technology published this video item, entitled “Coinbase IPO a Historic Moment: Andreessen Horowitz’s Haun” – below is their description. Apr.14 — Katie Haun, general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, explains the importance of Coinbase’s IPO for the cryptocurrency industry and what lies ahead for the company. She speaks with Taylor Riggs on “Bloomberg Technology.” Bloomberg … Read more Coinbase IPO a Historic Moment: Andreessen Horowitz’s Haun

Roblox Valued Near $30 Billion Ahead of IPO

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Roblox Valued Near $30 Billion Ahead of IPO” – below is their description. The New York Stock Exchange set a reference price of $45 for the direct listing of Roblox Corp., the online games company that originally planned to go public via a traditional initial public offering. … Read more Roblox Valued Near $30 Billion Ahead of IPO

Elon Musk Makes Characteristically Wild Debut on a Buzzy Social App Clubhouse

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Elon Musk Makes Characteristically Wild Debut on a Buzzy Social App Clubhouse” – below is their description. Elon Musk’s debut on a new social-conversation app was a wild ride, with talk ranging from wiring a monkey’s brain for video gaming to the entrepreneur’s grilling of Robinhood’s chief … Read more Elon Musk Makes Characteristically Wild Debut on a Buzzy Social App Clubhouse

AirBNB’s Valuation ‘Surprised Me a Bit’ Says Andreessen Horowitz’s Jordan

Bloomberg Technology published this video item, entitled “AirBNB’s Valuation ‘Surprised Me a Bit’ Says Andreessen Horowitz’s Jordan” – below is their description. Dec.10 — Andreessen Horowitz’s Managing Partner Jeff Jordan, discusses AirBNB topping a $100 Billion valuation on its first day of trading. He speaks with Emily Chang on “Bloomberg Technology.” Bloomberg Technology YouTube Channel … Read more AirBNB’s Valuation ‘Surprised Me a Bit’ Says Andreessen Horowitz’s Jordan

The Institutions Are Already Here for Digital Assets: Anchorage CEO

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “The Institutions Are Already Here for Digital Assets: Anchorage CEO” – below is their description. Oct.16 — Diogo Monica, co-founder and president of Anchorage speaks with Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde and Joe Weisenthal on “What’d You Miss?”. Anchorage is a cryptocurrency custodian backed by venture capital firm … Read more The Institutions Are Already Here for Digital Assets: Anchorage CEO

Brian Brooks: Token Securities Framework and Launching a Network

The final week of a16z’s Crypto Startup School kicks off with former Coinbase Chief Legal Officer Brian Brooks discussing “Token Securities Frameworks and Launching a Network.” Brooks starts off calling crypto the “most perfect intersection of tech and finance,” but he cautions that crypto builders must navigate traditional financial-services regulatory structures. This takes on special … Read more Brian Brooks: Token Securities Framework and Launching a Network

Jesse Walden: Fundraising and Deal Structure

former a16z partner and Mediachain cofounder Jesse Walden discusses “Fundraising and Deal Structure” for crypto startups. During early product development, crypto startups can raise traditional venture capital through equity, which allows for the most alignment between founders and investors. Then, unlike a traditional startup, a crypto startup can invite its user base to participate in … Read more Jesse Walden: Fundraising and Deal Structure

Nitya Subramanian: Products and Protocol

Nitya Subramanian, product manager at Celo, discusses “Protocols and Products,” focusing on how building products is different in blockchain vs. more traditional centralized products. The key question for builders: What is the need I’m meeting, and who are the users? For projects seeking control over the end-user experience, such as with cryptocurrency wallets, typically the … Read more Nitya Subramanian: Products and Protocol

Jutta Steiner: Secure Smart Contract Development

Jutta Steiner, the CEO and co-founder of Parity Technologies, discusses “The Evolution of Blockchain Security.” Steiner, who joined the Ethereum team in 2014 as chief of security, says the advent of that open ecosystem of interdependent “smart contracts,” or self-executing design programs, opened a whole new attack surface that requires successful organizations to prioritize a … Read more Jutta Steiner: Secure Smart Contract Development

Tina Ferguson: Managing Distributed Workforces

Tina Ferguson of a16z’s Tech Talent and People Practices team offers guidance on “Managing a Distributed Workforce.” Because of the decentralized mindset and evolving business models at the heart of crypto, founders and managers face unique challenges. In such a fast-moving space, for example, it’s important to hire someone who has the right skills now … Read more Tina Ferguson: Managing Distributed Workforces

Tom Preston-Werner with Chris Dixon: Building Companies and Developer Communities

In a virtual fireside chat, a16z General Partner Chris Dixon and GitHub and Chatterbug Cofounder Tom Preston-Werner discuss “Building Companies and Developer Communities.” Preston-Werner explains how the open-source ethos is a great way to build social virality among developers, and how the clean, developer-focused interface of GitHub led to its wide adoption and caused developers … Read more Tom Preston-Werner with Chris Dixon: Building Companies and Developer Communities